“[T]esting the reader’s patience even as it works hard to do things a little differently” – Hostage by Guy Delisle

“It’s the kind of book you can imagine crossing over, being read by people unfamiliar with Delisle’s other work and (for whatever this is worth) the kind of graphic novel you could imagine being turned into a film. A simple afterword to the book reveals how long ago the action of the book takes place but in many ways it’s a timeless story…”

Posted at 9:00 am on May 25, 2017 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Review | Continue reading

“An extremely readable book by one of the best in the business” – Some of Us Glow More Than Others by Tania Hershman

“There are times in this collection when nobody would be able to argue with that statement. But there are also times in Some of Us Glow More than Others when the desire to get her science into her fiction doesn’t quite work, the two not meshing as she might have hoped. But it is still an extremely readable book by one of the best in the business, it just might be as endlessly captivating as some of what she’s offered in the past…” – Fran Slater reviews Some Of Us Glow More than Others by Tania Hershman

Posted at 9:00 am on May 24, 2017 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Review | Continue reading

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